Blog posts tagged as PCCN



Cruisin' for a Cure
2010-09-09 1:51:52 PM
PCCN Brampton (formerly known as UsToo Brampton Prostate Cancer Support Group) is holding the 4th annual car rally known as "Cruisin' for a Cure" on September 12th at the POWERADE CENTRE in Brampton...
A Journey into My Soul - a poem
2010-11-26 1:53:18 PM
A PCCN member found this great poem in Current Oncology - it greatly describes the "journey" that recently diagnosed men go through.
Side by Side
2011-10-06 4:57:13 PM
The women in this group were just as fearful as their partners regardless of the disease’s timeline; but their role was one of support and confidence. If they carried the badge of hope and belief then the men would as well.  
It’s Our Time To Celebrate
2012-03-20 11:02:08 AM
Today, we celebrate our first year anniversary in Atlantic Canada! Our Atlantic office was established to raise awareness and support research and programs for the fight against prostate cancer- and it’s been a busy year! Below is a snapshot of what PCC Atlantic has been up to.
Happy First Anniversary! - A Note From Moncton
2012-03-20 11:02:08 AM
When I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in June 2009, it was a surprise to me to learn that there were only two support groups in all of New Brunswick, Fredericton and Miramichi.  There had been active groups in Moncton and Saint John, but not for quite a number of years.
Announcing ASAP!
2012-08-28 1:59:09 PM
Given the prevalence of prostate cancer in Canadian men, the message couldn’t be clearer: we need to expand survivorship services.  That’s why we’re so excited about launching  ‘A Survivorship Action Partnership’ (ASAP).
Ontario-Quebec Support Group Leaders meet in Huntsville
2014-11-12 1:29:15 PM
18 prostate cancer support groups from Ontario and Quebec met together this past weekend in Huntsville, Ontario to network, share best practices and learn about PCC programs that benefit members of support groups and all survivors.
‘Extreme’ support and awareness for more than 20 years!
2016-05-12 12:41:54 PM
A true testament to realizing the potential of a support group for men and their families living with prostate cancer, Prostate Cancer Canada Network (PCCN) Brampton quite literally takes support, awareness and fundraising to the extreme.  For more than 20 years, volunteers and supporters of this group have been on the frontlines promoting early detection and education, raising funds for much needed and innovative research, and providing a network of support for those affected by the disease.
 

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